“When you insult Canadians with vague questions you get unclear answers, which may have cynically been what they wanted all along,” NDP democratic reform critic Nathan Cullen said of the much-criticized survey.
The U.S. Navy is the guarantor of last resort for international law and international shipping through the South China Sea, worth an estimated US$5-trillion annually. China is attempting to assert a claim over much of that open ocean. — Den Tandt
A search of the basement of the Garland house uncovered whips and a straitjacket, women’s shoes (in men’s size 13) and two blond women’s wigs, two books (“Be Your Own Undertaker: How to Dispose of a Dead Body” and “Silent Death,” and, in a small fridge, 36 tubes of dental anesthetic.
Eliminating Ontario’s black market in legalized marijuana would not be as touchy a subject for the indigenous relations minister as with tobacco. Indeed, it should offer everyone a far more attractive economic opportunity than an illegal piece of a dying industry.
But that’s only if Ontario got legalization right. — Selley